Upcoming Meetings
June 1, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Trailer Cleanout
June 29, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Fishing Talk and Leave No Trace Talk
July 6, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Cookout and Fishing at Churchil Farm
July 13, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Bike Trip, Bentley to Bonkeys and Back
July 27, 2016
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
Past Meetings:
March 2, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Ski and Snowboard Presentation
+Communications Merit Badge Campfire Presentation
+Knots Reviews
+Mr. Scott Talks About Summer Camp
December 2, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Dodge Ball Tournament v2
+Canned Food and Clothes drive - Bring Items!
December 9, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
December 16, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Setting up tents and cleaning griddles
+Bring soap and cleaning products
December 23, 2015
NO MEETING!
January 6, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Climbing safety
+Knot time
January 13, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Big trip and scout camp idea
January 27, 2016
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
February 3, 2016
Wednesday Meeting

+Cold weather camping information
November 25, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Pioneering and Camp Gadget
November 18, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
November 11, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Talent Show
November 4, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Exotic foods cooking meeting
+Bring Stoves
+Info on Poinsettia fundraiser, Pine Grove Bazaar, and OLG pre-orders at masses
September 30, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
+Presenting to Pack 523
September 23, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Rescheduled Bike Trip - Bentley Springs - Meet at
6:00!
September 16, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Patrol Time - Trip Ideas - Menus - Meetings
September 9, 2015
Wednesday Meeting

+Camporee Skills
July 20, 2015
Meeting

+NO MEETING - Philmont Hike
July 13, 2015
Meeting

+NO MEETING - Philmont Hike
July 6, 2015
Meeting

+Finishing Tenderfoot fitness requirements
+Patrol Time
June 29, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
June 22, 2015
Meeting

+NO MEETING due to the Appalachian Trail Trip
June 15, 2015
Meeting

+Swim Test Meeting
June 8, 2015
Meeting

+Parkton Park & Ride Clean-Up
+Games meeting and Board of Reviews back at the church
June 1, 2015
Meeting

+Appalachian Trail Supplies Run-through
+PLEASE ATTEND IF YOU ARE GOING ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL TRIP!
+Antietam Menu Planning
May 25, 2015
Meeting

+NO MEETING - MEMORIAL DAY
May 18, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
May 11, 2015
Meeting

+Ramen Cook-off!
+Toten Chip
May 4, 2015
Meeting

+Requirements for new scouts - Physical
+Menu help and planning
+Planning Ramen cook-off #2!
April 27, 2015
Court Of Honor!
April 20, 2015
Games meeting

+Basketball, Frisbee & Soccer
April 13, 2015
Meeting

+Nominations
+Camporee menus and planning
+New tents
April 6, 2015
Meeting

+No Meeting
March 30, 2015
Meeting

+Scouting Olympics
+OA Representative is coming for recruitment
+Spring Camp-out Planning
March 16, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Troop Fund-raiser Ideas
+Snow shoveling and flower basket hanging
+Older scout training
March 9, 2015
Meeting

+!!Scouting Olympics!!
March 2, 2015
Meeting

+Preparation for scouting "Olympics"
+Camporee Preparation
February 23, 2015
Meeting

+Work on class B designs
+Information on trips and use of menus and duty rosters
+Pitch a helpful scout product
February 16 , 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
February 9, 2015
Meeting

+Merit Badge Vote
Plant Identification - Gorillas
Animal Identification - Toaster Squirrels
Flag Information - Vikings
Orienteering - Bull Moose
Fire Building - Green Party
February 2, 2015
Meeting

+New scouts will join the Troop Guides for: - TROOP GUIDES BE PREPARED
- Intro To Scouting
- Ranks
- Requirements
- Boards Of Reviews
- Blue Cards
- Merit Badges and etc.
+Skits preformed by the patrols - BRING IDEAS
January 26, 2015
Meeting

+Thorns and Roses - Ski Trip
+Gear Cycle Information/Reminder
+SkyZone Information
+Gettysburg Menus
+Addressing issues and responsibilities for all scouts
+Pitch a scouting helpful product
January 19, 2015
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings and trips
January 5, 2015
Meeting

+Ski trip presentation (Equipment, safety, clothing, packing, and do's/don't s)
+Packing scramble game (what's missing?)
+Skits 10 minutes to plan, prep and then preform.
December 29, 2014
Meeting

+Dodge Ball Tournament all meeting
December 22, 2014
Meeting

+Ski Trip Menus
+5-10 information talk for next week
+Presentation on speaking techniques and fish bowls
December 15, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
December 8, 2014
Meeting

+Cold Weather Packing List
+Requirements for Tenderfoot through First Class
December 1, 2014
Meeting

+ Poinsettia fund-raiser sheets due
+Orienteering Course
+Patrol Time - Winter Trip Planning
+Information Gathering about Troop experience
November 24, 2014
Meeting

+Troop relay with Webelos - FOR EVERYONE ASSIGNED A STATION MAKE SURE YOU ARE PREPARED
November 17, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
November 10, 2014
Meeting

+Tent set-up and organization
November 3, 2014
Meeting

+Flag Raising
+Patrol Box Check
+Organize Storage
+Menu for Air and Space museum
October 27, 2014
Meeting

+Rap Battle and Fish Bowl Speeches
Date of the Cub Scout meeting, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
October 13, 2014
Meeting

+Elections and Cave Man will present
October 6, 2014
Meeting

+RePatrolling and Nominations
September 22, 2014
Meeting

+Summer Camp Proposals and voting
September 15, 2014
Meeting

+Ramen Cook-off
+LAN Party Preparations
September 8, 2014
Meeting

+Fun Activities
August 25, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)
June 30th, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
June 23rd, 2014
Meeting

+Knot Of The Week: Constricter Knot
+Pioneering Challenge | Bring lots of rope!
+Toxic Waste Challenge
June 16th, 2014
Meeting

+Knot Of The Week: Running Bowline
+Fitness Requirements for Tenderfoot
+Orienteering Activity
June 9th, 2014
Meeting

+SWIM TEST AND FOOTLOCKERS FOR SUMMER CAMP MEET AT MR.SMITHS HOUSE | ADDRESS WILL BE POSTED
+6:00 Star rank and above
+6:30 1st and 2nd class rank
+7:15 Tenderfoot rank and below
+AT Permission slip due!!!
June 2, 2014
Meeting

+Knot Of The Week: Figure 8 Follow-Through
+Appalachian Trail Presentation: Food and Water, Clothes and Apparel, Gear and Packing, and safety and leave no trace
+AT Permission slip due!!!
May 26, 2014
NO MEETING
May 19, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
May 12, 2014
Meeting

+Knot Of The Week: Schwabisch Hitch
+Skyzone Presentation
+Eagle Court Of Honor Information
+Patrol Time: Meeting Ideas, Needed Requirements, Team Building Games
+Baker School House Event Presentation
May 5, 2014
Meeting

+Knot Of The Week: Cow Hitch
+Patrol Elections
+Thorns and Roses For Camporee
+Car Wash Committee Speech
April 28, 2014
Court Of Honor!

+Our troop members get recognized for all the accomplishments they have made over the last 6 months
+New leadership positions
April 23, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
April 14, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Sheep Shank
+Troop Elections
+Patrol Time
-Camping Trips
-Patrol Skits
-Finish Camporee Menus
-Patrol Elections
-Patrol Flags
April 7, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Sheet Bend
+Final Preparations For Camp Wright
+Teaching Lashings
+Troop Nominations
March 31, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
March 24, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: 2 Half Hitches
+Set Up Troop Tents
March 17, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Clove Hitch
+Go Ape Presentation
+Camp Wright Menu and Duty Rosters Download a duty roster on the downloads page!!
+Troop Guide Trip Preparation
March 10, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Timber Hitch
+NEW SCOUTS!!!
+Spring Campout Information
March 3, 2014 - CANCELLED
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Sheep Shank
+Camporee Stations:
Plant Identification - Vikings
Animal Identification - Stags
Flag Information - Death Lobsters
Orienteering - Toaster Squirrels
February 24, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Planning upcoming meetings
February 17, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Taught Line
+Caving Presentation
+Patrol Time discussing troop meeting ideas
February 10, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Bowline
+Get final details for LAN party
+First Aid Activity
February 3, 2014
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Two-Half Hitches BRING ROPE TO ALL MEETINGS!!!
+Cooking Help Presentation
January 27, 2014
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Going over camping trips the assigned people researched
+Planning upcoming meetings
January 20, 2014 - CANCELLED
Meeting

+Knot of the Week: Two-Half Hitch
+Venturing Crew Presentation
+First-Aid Activity
January 13, 2014
Meeting

+We will be starting a knot of the week activity so each scout is required to bring 2 12"-14" pieces of rope
+Knot of the Week: Square Knot
+Lashings to prepare for camporee
+Cold weather presentation
January 6, 2014
Meeting

+Menus and duty rosters Ski Trip which is planned to be on January 24th-27th
+Any Scout requirements needed
+Trip Idea Presentations / Patrol Time
+Snow sports merit badge presentation
+Risk Assessment and Discussion
December 30, 2013
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Upcoming events
December 16, 2013
Meeting

+A First-Aid presentation lead by the Troop Guides and Troop Medic which will complete many First-Aid requirements
+We will have patrol time going over knots and after we will have a knot tying competition between the patrols which also includes knot tying requirements
December 2, 2013
Meeting

+We will have a Troop Guide session for younger scouts to get missed, easy requirements
+Discuss new fundraiser ideas and get volunteers
+Finalize the Bunker Hill trip
+Poinsettia Sale Forms Due
November 25, 2013
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+PLEASE BE AWARE that the Bunker Hill Trip is now on December 14th
+Went over the new fundraiser ideas
+Went over the December 2nd, 9th, and 16th meetings
November 18, 2013
Meeting

+We will spend some time cleaning the gym at OLG
+We will have Patrol Time and the patrols need to discuss trip ideas, requirements that need to be signed off, and what individual patrols need to get done (separate patrol trips, menus, duty rosters for upcoming trips)
+Re-enforce the ban of electronics on camping trips
+When you come to the meeting please be aware of all requirements you need signed off so we can
have the Troop Guides work on them
+Finalize the December 7th trip to Bunker Hill and Scouts will meet at 8:30AM to begin the hike
+Voice our big trip fund-raiser ideas
+Our ideas voiced at the PLC were:

*Poinsettia Sales
*Mulching
*SWAG sales (Decoration of flowers and foliage hung up across or over a doorway, or around an altar.)
*Christmas Tree Sales
*Polar Bear Event at Hillbilly Beach(Bunker Hill)
*5k Run
*Raking leaves/Shoveling snow
November 11, 2013
Meeting

+Webelos from troop 451 will be visiting
+We will have a flag ceremony in the beginning of the meeting to fulfill Second Class Requirement 4, so if you need this requirement please talk to a leader
+Tent and Dining Fly setup lead by Matt and Phoenix
+Teaching knots lead by Kevin
+First Aid lead by Carter
+We have lost the rope bag. If you have it please bring it to the next meeting
November 4, 2013
PLC(Patrol Leader Council/Conference)

+Discussed the November 11th, 18th, and 25th meetings
+Planned most of the next PLC
+Brainstormed big trip fund-raising ideas
+Brainstormed December trip ideas
Boy Scout Troop 523
18310 Middletown Road | Parkton, MD 21120